J.M. Smucker (NYSE:SJM)

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Why You Should Expect Higher Coffee Prices Ahead

The futures price of coffee has basically doubled since early November, leaving one to ask how long can, say, Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ: SBUX) go on until it has to boost ...
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ConAgra Earnings Highlight Food Industry Struggles

ConAgra Foods Inc. (NYSE: CAG) reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened this morning. The food processor and packager posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.37 on ...
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Will Green Mountain Get Roasted?

Investors either did not believe that sales at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Inc. (NASDAQ: GMCR) would be hammered by new entrants into the single-cup coffee sector or they bought the ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Post Gains Following Lower Open

U.S. equity markets opened slightly lower this morning, even though the report on new U.S. claims for unemployment benefits came in a bit lower than expected. The drag on stock ...
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Smucker’s Company Earnings Reflect Price Cuts

The J.M. Smucker Co. (NYSE: SJM) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2013 results before markets opened this morning. The food processor reported quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Slide Further on Data

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following smaller-than-expected gain in ADP’s employment report. Other data out before the opening bell also weighed on stocks, including a drop new mortgage ...
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Deutsche Bank Defensive Food Stocks to Buy: Dean Foods, Pepsi and More

The research team at Deutsche Bank A.G (NYSE: DB), recently put out an in-depth piece on the food industry as a defensive place to put money and keep earning dividends. ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 15, 2013: Markets Continue to Limp Along (CSCO, GOLD, RIG, KGC, JCP, CBS, GG, AEP, BKW, CPB, SJM, TOWR, CRMT, ESRX, NI, WIN, XOOM, TRLA, END)

U.S. equity markets opened slightly higher this morning on better economic news out of Europe and basically good data in the U.S. In Europe, the eurozone trade balance came in ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 14, 2013: Markets Punt Again Today (CL, NVDA, LMT, DELL, VZ, AMAT, CAR, CTL, CSCO, CLD, IPI, KGC, MET, NTAP, PXD, TRIP, Z, ANR, ABX, DTV, GM, PEP, CBS, GG, AEP, BKW, CPB, SJM, TOWR, HNZ, ANGI)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning, dragged down by weak economic data from Europe. Germany, France, Italy, and Greece all reported worse-than-expected GDP contraction for the fourth quarter of ...
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Berkshire-Heinz Merger Drives More Value to All Food Giants

The Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) $28 billion buyout of H.J. Heinz Co. (NYSE: HNZ) is already all over the news. What investors need to consider now is how this ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 16, 2012: Markets Push Higher in Last Hour (JBLU, FTR, SDRL, CHKP, NLY, AMAT, ADSK, DELL, GPS, MRVL, SHLD, FL, SJM, HAST, LOW, TSN, RKUS, FB, PENN)

U.S. equity markets opened flat this morning following not much in the way of data from either Asia or Europe. In Europe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel wants the European Central ...
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Smucker’s Results Inline, Raises Guidance to Match Estimates

The J.M. Smucker Co. (NYSE: SJM) reported second-quarter fiscal 2013 adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.45 and $1.63 billion in revenues before markets opened this morning. In the ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 15, 2012: Markets Slide After Higher Open (CVC, WLT, F, HAL, AAPL, DRYS, NTAP, PETM, SPB, GME, ROST, VIAB, TGT, WMT, AMAT, ADSK, DELL, GPS, MRVL, SHLD, FL, SJM, DMND, VELT, BXG)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning but quickly turned south and bounced around lower all day. In Europe, the eurozone notched its second consecutive quarter of negative GDP growth, ...
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Unilever Seeks Buyer for Its Skippy Brand

Unilever PLC (NYSE: UL) is reportedly in search of a buyer for its North American peanut butter brand Skippy. The consumer goods giant has hired Lazard Ltd. (NYSE: LAZ) to ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — August 17, 2012: Markets Up on Light Volume, Little Enthusiasm (GRPN, PSX, WLP, GTAT, KKD, ARO, CRMT, BRCD, GPS, MRVL, ANN, FL, SJM, COCO, LOW, URBN, BBY, TECD, WTSLA, CHS, HPQ, KYAK, ADSK, BIG, CKP)

The three major US stock indexes opened higher this morning after the news that German chancellor Angela Merkel said Germany would support European Central Bank sovereign bond buying. Unfortunately she ...
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